No correction manoeuvre in August, MOM on track: ISRO

ISRO scientists will not carry out the planned Trajectory Correction Manoeuvre (TCM) for the ambitious Mars Orbiter Mission in August as the spacecraft is on track.

ISRO successfully performs first TCM on Mars Orbiter

The first Trajectory Correction Manoeuvre of India`s maiden mission to Mars was today carried out successfully by ISRO scientists on the spacecraft, which is presently travelling some 2.9 million kms away from Earth.

Mars Orbiter: ISRO to carry out first trajectory correction manoeuvre on December 11

India’s first interplanetary mission, the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), will get its first Trajectory Correction Manoeuvre (TCM) on December 11, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Monday.